Adnams Both Barrels Oak Aged Broadside

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alc./vol:
10%

Proof:
20°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Swing/clip-top ceramic & wire

Product of: Product of United Kingdom United Kingdom


Back in 2010, the folk at Adnams filled a barrel previously used to mature bourbon with their ready-to-bottle Broadside ale and some cherries and left it to mature. Over the course of the first year they drew off a few litres here and there for various beer festivals, but always topped it... Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 04/04/2017

Appearance

Opaque, deep red-brown virtually black with thin pale beige head.

Aroma

Varnish, tinned rhubarb, cola, tinned raspberries peppery oak and vanilla.

Taste

Ripe cherry fruit balances dry oak tannins and a high alc./vol. with distinctive vanilla and bourbon flavours.

Aftertaste

Bitter fruit influenced finish.

Overall

This huge aged ale won’t appeal to all palates – it is a curio for those of us into such frifthery – if you are, then be sure to acquire a bottle and share with other like-minded folk.

Further product information

Barcode UPC: 5 016878 011678

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